Articles Tagged ‘Dr. Joanna Dolgoff’

The Conversation: Child Health

“Homework? But there’s a 16 and Pregnant marathon on!” According to a new study in the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, TV is harmful…



Childhood Obesity: A Growing Problem

Adrianne Goldenbaum, lunch director of the West Babylon School District for the past 30 years, witnesses the poor eating habits of many Long Island children in school cafeterias daily. She fears she may even have unintentionally contributed to them.

“When I first started in food service everything was made from scratch—Salisbury steak, mashed potatoes, even the rolls,” Goldenbaum explains. “Then, all of a sudden, it became fast food and everything was fried and the caloric intake of meals was much higher.”